Security has been beefed up in Saki town, Saki West Local Government Area of Oyo State ahead of the visit of Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo to the town.
Prof. Osinbajo is scheduled to visit the ancient town on Friday in continuation of the distribution of the “tradermoni”, an initiative of the Federal government.
Correspondent who went round the town and its environs reports that security men were seen in different vehicles patrolling the town.
Some of the vehicles that were completely tinted carried the number plate of the State House.
Some regular policemen, anti-explosives unit, and mobile policemen were also seen at strategic places like Ogboro road, Sango road, Poly road, among others.
Some residents, who spoke with newsmen, said they were ready to receive the vice president.
A car dealer, Alhaji Mutiu Omototo, said “We are delighted on hearing the news that our Oga is coming here tomorrow, it has strengthened our trust in this administration.’’
Also, civil servant, Alhaji Akeem Olabisi, expressed appreciation over the proposed visit, adding that Osinbajo would find a home in Saki.